Read These New Comics for 11/26 – 12/2

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Gotham By Midnight #1 by DC Comics

Strange doings are afoot in Gotham City! Look out, though – Jim Corrigan is on the case in this new series by writer Ray Fawkes (CONSTANTINE, BATMAN ETERNAL) and artist Ben Templesmith (30 Days of Night, Ten Grand)!

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Baltimore The Wolf and The Apostle #2 by Dark Horse Comics

A young inquisitor who faced the werewolf Judge Duvic finds himself at the very limited mercy of Lord Baltimore.

“2014 is shaping up to be an intense year for Baltimore.” – Bloody Disgusting

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Bodies #5 by DC/Vertigo Comics

While Whiteman is summoned to the high court, Edmond is busted out of jail, which leads each to very different near-fatal encounters. Shahara has lost the most important part of her case while Maplewood comes face to face with hers. The killers are approaching… and the wind begins to howl.

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Letter 44 #12 by Oni Press

Impeachment proceedings have begun against the president, while Stephen receives game-changing information about America’s true enemy. Meanwhile, the crew of the Clarke prepare for a last stand as the ship is boarded.

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Scarlet Spiders #1 by Marvel Comics

The first issue in an explosive limited series tying into the biggest Spider-Event ever: SPIDER-VERSE!
In the midst of Spider-Verse, Kaine, Ben Reilly, and Ultimate Jessica Drew must come together for a mission of vital importance!
There is more to their mission than meets the eye – what dangers await the Scarlet Spiders across the multiverse?

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Superman #36 by DC Comics

Geoff Johns and John Romita Jr. continue their stunning work on SUPERMAN with ‘THE MEN OF TOMORROW’ chapter five! Superman and Ulysses are an unstoppable team, thwarting the plot of one super-villain after another, but when Ulysses sees a larger menace threatening Earth why does the Man of Steel refuse to help him? Plus, Superman is about to undergo a metamorphosis… but what is it?

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Superior Iron Man #2 by Marvel Comics

THE SUPERIORITY COMPLEX!
TONY STARK has transformed SAN FRANCISCO… into the prototype for his NEW WORLD concept
But MATT MURDOCK isn’t down with Tony’s new vision
Can DAREDEVIL lead the rebellion against THE SUPERIOR IRON MAN?

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TMNT Ghostbusters #2 by IDW Publishing

The Turtles are stuck in the Ghostbusters dimension… along with a brand-new, all-powerful, all-crazy ghost from centuries past! The two teams will have to act fast to save the day, but what happens when Casey Jones becomes possessed?

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Read These New Comics for 10/08

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Barbara Gordon is no stranger to dusting herself off when disaster strikes… so when a fire destroys everything she owned, she spots the opportunity for a new lease on life – and seizes it! Following the rest of Gotham’s young adults to the hip border district of Burnside, Barbara sets about building an all-new Batgirl… and discovers all-new threats preying on her peers! It’s a re-invention of Batgirl from the boots up, by the incredible creative team of Cameron Stewart (BATMAN INC.), Brenden Fletcher (WEDNESDAY COMICS), and rising star Babs Tarr!

 

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Alien vs Predator: Fire and Stone #1 by Dark Horse Comics

As the mercenary crew of the Perses leave the horror of LV-223 behind them, one passenger reveals a terrible new danger, and the crew soon find themselves in a deadly struggle between predator and prey!

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Amazing Spider-Man #7 by Marvel Comics

Peer over the EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE!
Spidey teams up with Ms. Marvel in a high-flying (stepping in Kamala’s case) adventure!
Who is Spider-UK and what does he have to do with SPIDER-VERSE?
Rated T

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Army of Darkness : Convention Invasion #1 by Dynamite Entertainment

Ash Williams has been to hell and back, lost the woman he loved, and battled his evil clone – but despite all these trials, nothing can prepare him for… The Terror of the Comic Con! When a cosplay sorcerer takes his role-playing a little too far, Ash has to team up with a trio of comic readers to save the con – and New York City – from a Deadite invasion!

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Astro City #16 by DC/Vertigo

A Vertigo ‘Defy Covers’ issue! Once upon a time, in a small, idyllic town, there was a teen super hero named Starbright. But ‘once’ was a long time ago. Find out what became of Starbright and his greatest foe – and what their entwined destinies hold for the future of Astro City.

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Avengers and X-Men: Axis #1 by Marvel Comics

  • The Red Skull has exploited the gifts of the world’s greatest telepath to broadcast pure hatred across the globe. Now, born of the murder of Charles Xavier, World War Hate has begun.
  • Tony Stark discovers a secret truth that will upend not only his life, but also the lives of everyone he cares for.
  • Can The Avengers and X-Men finally unite? Would their combined strength be enough to hold back the darkness of the Red Onslaught?
  • Magneto murdered the wrong man, releasing the greatest evil the Marvel Universe has ever known. Now Rogue and Scarlet Witch are all that stand in its way.

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Batman #35 by DC Comics

From the superstar creative team that brought you a new start to the Caped Crusader comes the story that could end him. Be there in October for the biggest, deadliest and most epic story yet from writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo – ‘Batman: Endgame’ begins here!

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Black Science #9 by Image Comics

Conflict is the only constant, as the Dimensionauts are embroiled in a brutal war which threatens to engulf the fantastical land they are stranded in. But how can they uncover the horrible truth about the Pillar when every second is a fight to survive?

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Captain Marvel #8 by Marvel Comics

Carol’s bombastic adventure through space with her pet, Chewie, continues!
Rocket was right, though, Carol Corps! There’s more to Chewie than meets the eye! But, where did the Flerken come from?
Chewie is a Mom to hundreds. Where was she hiding all those Flerken eggs, and is this the end for Carol and her pet?

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Danger Girl: Mayday #4 by IDW Publishing

It’s the explosive conclusion to the most dangerous story of the year – return of the traitorous Natalia Kassle! Recovered and resuscitated by the enigmatic April Mayday, will Natalia join forces with her to destroy the Danger Girls? And will Abbey be forced to cross over to the role of a villain? Find out in the concluding chapter of the latest and greatest Danger Girl series!

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Fraggle Rock #8 by Marvel Comics

WHY WE LOVE IT: Our FRAGGLE ROCK anthologies were the first comics we published with our friends at The Jim Henson Company and ever since then, we’ve always wanted to tell one big, epic, Fraggletastic story only possible in comics. Now we have our chance in this four-issue limited series! The Fraggles will adventure to places they’ve never been before, places where Gobo, Red, Mokey, Wembly, and Boober will meet brand-new friends, sing brand-new songs, and dance their cares away!<br… >WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT:
Whether it’s ADVENTURE TIME, AMULET, or MOUSE GUARD, comics fans are coming out for all-ages stories. No one mastered that art form quite like Jim Henson, and the characters of FRAGGLE ROCK remain some of his most beloved creations. New York Times bestselling author Kate Leth (ADVENTURE TIME: SEEING RED, BRAVEST WARRIORS) and artist Jake Myler (FRAGGLE ROCK, Orphan Blade), have spun a hilarious, super fun story for longtime fans and comic readers of all ages who’ve yet to meet this lovable gang of Fraggles.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT:When the water supply of Fraggle Rock mysteriously runs dry, the Fraggles have to journey deep into the caves of Fraggle Rock to find the fabled Everspring where adventure awaits and no Fraggle has gone before! It’s the beloved characters of Fraggle Rock in their biggest story yet!

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October Faction #1 by IDW Publishing

The creative team behind Monster & Madman would like to introduce you to the ongoing adventures of retired monster-hunter Frederick Allan and his family… which include a thrill-killer, a witch, and a warlock. Because sometimes crazy is the glue that binds a family together.

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Rocket Raccoon #4 by Marvel Comics

THE FUR FLIES! Rocket and his dangerous doppelgänger face off!
BETRAYED! Ensnared like some kind of terrestrial rodent, Rocket comes face-to-face-to-face-to-face-to-face with a few of the folks who want him dead!
Can the everyone’s favorite gunslingin’ Guardian of the Galaxy make it out alive and clear his name?
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Zombie Tramp #3 by Danger Zone Comics

Zombie Tramp has fallen in with the wrong crowd in her adventure to Las Vegas, specifically the undead clutches of the king of Sin City’s sex trade. Now she’s being forced to wed the jump-suited monster of a man in a private ceremony at the Grand Canyon! But in this unholy wedding, ‘Til death’ is just the start. Features a ‘risque’ variant cover limited to 2,000 copies!

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Read These New Comics for 9/17

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Tales of Mr Rhee Karmageddon #1 by Devil’s Due Publishing

When Armageddon begins and hordes of demons invade the Earth, five orphaned siblings suddenly find themselves in the care of an enigmatic, gruff looking magician who identifies himself only as Mr. Rhee. He has vowed to protect them, but is there anywhere truly safe – or anyone truly trustworthy – when the world is ending?

 

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Deadly Class #7 by Image Comics

CLASS IS BACK IN SESSION AS RICK REMENDER & WES CRAIG’S HIT SERIES ROLLS INTO ITS SECOND ARC! Narrowly escaping death in Las Vegas, Marcus and his remaining gang return to Kings Dominion High School for the Deadly Arts. But they’re about to learn a hard lesson: blood begets blood, and no bad deed goes unpunished.

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Edge of Spider-verse #2 by Marvel Comics

GWEN STACY: SPIDER-WOMAN!
In one universe, it wasn’t Peter Parker bitten by the radioactive Spider, but Gwen Stacy!
She’s smart, charming and can lift a car – just don’t tell her Police Chief father!
How is she involved in Spider-Verse?

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Gotham: Special Edition #1 by DC Comics

This promotionally priced special reprints the first issue of the Eisner Award-winning series, written by Ed Brubaker and Greg Rucka, with art and cover by Michael Lark.

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George Perez’s Sirens #1 by Boom! Studios

WHY WE LOVE IT: The name George Perez should say it all, but we are beyond excited to work with one of comics’ living masters on his own original title. He’s worked on great female characters like Wonder Woman and Scarlet Witch, but this, a team of female heroes of his own creation, had us swooning.
WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT: It’s a scifi adventure story that spans time and space, featuring a team of female heroes that kick butt across the universe. If you like strong female scifi characters like Battlestar Galactica’s Starbuck, Star Wars’ Princess Leia, and Alien’s Ripley, you’ll find a lot to love about GEORGE PEREZ’S SIRENS!
WHAT IT’S ABOUT: As an intergalactic force enslaves planets across the galaxy, the legendary team known only as the Sirens must reunite to save the galaxy-but is that even possible when the Sirens themselves don’t even remember who they are? And the rest of the universe only remembers them as… villains? A sixissue miniseries featuring your new favorite comic book team, written and drawn by the master himself, George Perez (Wonder Woman, JLA Vs. Avengers) begins his greatest story yet.

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Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Witches #1 by Boom! Studios

WHY WE LOVE IT: Jim Henson’s The Storyteller is a beloved celebration of fairy tales and folklore. After releasing a critically acclaimed graphic novel we’re thrilled to bring the property’s magic to single issues. In the spirit of Henson’s inventive imagination, this series dives into the mythology of witches and witchcraft through the ages with an incredible blend of art styles and storytelling techniques, taking full advantage of the comics medium.
WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT: … >Four anthology-style one-shots explore classic witch stories and fairy tales from all over the world, each told by a different creator with a breath-taking style and original voice. It’s tales of magic and wonder as only these storytellers could imagine them.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT: S.M. Vidaurri, writer and watercolor illustrator of the award-winning graphic novel IRON: OR, THE WAR AFTER, unfolds the stunning tale of ‘The Magic Swan Goose & the Lord of the Forest.’ When her brother is kidnapped by a witch, a young princess must venture into the mysterious forest beyond the castle. There, the Lord of the Forest, an armor clad spirit who watches over the wilderness, comes to her aid, but the princess must rely on her wits to discover who she can trust before her family is cursed forever.

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Maxx Maxximized #11 by IDW Publishing

Julie grapples with how to tell Maxx she’s contemplating leaving him while she tries to see things from Maxx’s POV. Meanwhile, Gone tries, yet again, to reason with Maxx and force him to face the secrets of the Outback and why Maxx and Julie’s relationship is based on things both would rather remain repressed… all this while Julie packs up a U-haul.
For subscription customers only… a newly colored version of the original Maxx #11 cover by Sam Kieth!

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Multiversity Society of Super-Heroes Conquerors of the Counter-World #1 by DC Comics

The biggest adventure in DC Comics history continues! Grant Morrison joins modern legend Chris Sprouse (TOM STRONG, BATMAN: RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE, ACTION COMICS) for a trip to Earth-20 starring a Society of Super Heroes unlike anything you’ve seen before! It’s pulp Super Hero action with a post-modern twist – you can’t afford to miss it! Who is the demon-like Green Lantern protecting Earth-20? What secret does Doc Fate hold that could save the world? Who are the hand-to-hand and air-to-air combat queens known as the Blackhawks? And what happens when these heroes come face to face with their diabolical Earth-40 counterparts – led by Vandal Savage – for an epic war between parallel worlds? Find out all that and more in this exciting stand-alone issue which also acts as chapter two of the overall MULTIVERSITY storyline. Join us, if you dare, for THE MULTIVERSITY!

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Superior Spider-Man #33 by Marvel Comics

EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE
The Superior Spider-Man takes the fight to Karn, the man working his way through the multiverse, leaving a trail of dead spiders in his wake, but finds himself hopefully over-powered.
Can Sup’ Spidey find enough allies to make a dent in Karn?

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time #4 by IDW Publishing

The Turtles’ time-travelling adventure comes to its epic conclusion in the not-too-distant future! The Turtles are shocked to discover a Manhattan greatly changed from the home they know. Surprising enemies and allies await them, in addition to grave decisions. Will they be able to make it back home AND save the future?

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Read These New Comics for 9/10

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Spread #3 by Image Comics

It’s chow time at Fat Jack’s Cannibal Cafe!

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’68 Homefront #1 by Image Comics

In 1968, the horrors of the Vietnam war invaded every American living room. On February 13th of that year, a new war began, bringing horror… and hunger home to stay. ’68: HOMEFRONT returns the series to the American heartland and the small, sleepy town of Harbinger, Pennsylvania (home of the Heralds) in the first two-issue story arc, ’68: PEECE AND LOVE.’ Fresh accident victims sit up on morticians’ slabs, a busload of visiting athletes rises from wet red asphalt to become an army of the damned, and Jenny Love-homecoming queen, cheerleader, and girl next door-prepares to reveal her deepest secret to the world. A secret in the form of leather-clad town bad boy, Johnny Love.

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Amazing Spider-Man #6 by Marvel Comics

The finale of the record-breaking first arc of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN where all heck breaks loose on Peter Parker.
Parker Industries has promised a humane and secure super-villain containment system but Black Cat and Electro have other ideas…
The secrets of Silk have been revealed!

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Astro City #3by DC/Vertigo

Ellie’s Friends’ part two. In the wake of last issue’s devastation, Ellie has to find a way to save her longtime friends and discover the truth about her past in the process. Plus: Honor Guard and the villainy of Vivi Viktor!

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Captain Marvel #7 by Marvel Comics

For Issues 7 and 8, Marcio Takara, the incomparable artist on Incorruptible, joins the Carol Corps!
What happens when Captain Marvel and her flerkin’ cat, Chewie, have an unexpected alien visitor?
In space, no one can hear you MEOWWWHISSSS!

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Death of Wolverine #2 by Marvel Comics

The beginning of the end is now here…THE DEATH OF WOLVERINE!
• THREE MONTHS TO DIE, the loss of Wolverine’s healing factor–all led to this, the single most important x-Men event of the decade.
• Logan has spent over a century being the best there is at what he does…but even the best fade away eventually.
• Over the years, Logan has been a warrior, a hero, a renegade, a samurai, a teacher—and so much more. But now, the greatest x-Men hero will play a role he’s never played before in this special weekly event brought to you by industry superstars Charles Soule and Steve McNiven.

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Inhumans #5 by Marvel Comics

Medusa and the Inhumans of Attilan are taken down hard. The Unspoken is back and taking his kingdom back no matter the cost.

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Walking Dead #131 by Image Comics

A journey begins.

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Zombie Tramp #2 by Danger Zone Comics

As Zombie Tramp stirs up trouble in Sin City she catches the attention of its most legendary resident, The King! The problem is he ‘left the building’ three decades ago – so what kind of undead monster sits on the throne now? It’s a buffet of all out high-stakes reanimated action! Also available in an alternate ‘risque’ cover.

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Read These New Comics for 8/20

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Sensation Comics #1 by DC Comics

Diana Prince: Amazon warrior, ambassador to Man’s world, or champion of women in need? All of the above! This digital-first anthology series will bring some of comics’ greatest talents to Themyscira, and give them leave to explore Diana, her world – and ours! Gail Simone and Ethan Van Sciver kick things off when Oracle calls for help after the entire Bat-Family gets sidelined. But when Wonder Woman steps into the breach, Gotham City’s criminals get the surprise of their lives! Then, Amanda Deibert and Cat Staggs take Diana to school, where she meets her biggest fan!

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Ms Marvel #7 by Marvel Comics

Cover by JAMIE MCKELVIE
IT’S WOLVERINE!
Kamala may be fan-girling out when her favorite (okay maybe Top Five) super hero shows up for some help, but that won’t stop her from protecting her hometown.
Who is the Inventor, and what does he want with Kamala and all her friends? Maybe Wolvie can be of some help.
“If you’re not reading Ms. Marvel, you’re missing out on one of the best series out there.” — Says Almost Everybody

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Multiversity #1 by DC Comics

The biggest adventure in DC’s history is here! Join visionary writer Grant Morrison, today’s most talented artists, and a cast of unforgettable characters from 52 alternative Earths of the known DC Multiverse! Prepare to meet the Vampire League of Earth-43, the Justice Riders of Earth-18, Superdemon, Doc Fate, the super-sons of Superman and Batman, the rampaging Retaliators of Earth-8, the Atomic Knights of Justice, Dino-Cop, Sister Miracle, Lady Quark, the legion of Sivanas, the Nazi New Reichsmen of Earth-10 and the latest, greatest Super Hero of Earth-Prime: YOU! Comprising six complete adventures – each set in a different parallel universe – plus a two-part framing story and a comprehensive guidebook to the many worlds of the Multiverse, THE MULTIVERSITY is more than just a multipart comic-book series. It’s a cosmos spanning, soul-shaking experience that puts YOU on the frontline in the Battle for All Creation against the demonic destroyers known as the Gentry! In issue #1, pencilled by superstar artist Ivan Reis (AQUAMAN, JUSTICE LEAGUE), President Superman of Earth-23 uncovers a threat to all Reality so apocalyptic it will take a team of incredible heroes from across the Multiverse to face it – including Captain Carrot, like you’ve never seen him before! But even with a multitude of alternate worlds to choose from, where every variation is possible, can anyone hope to prevail against the onslaught of ultimate evil and undying hatred – in the unstoppable form of a one-time cosmic defender with unimaginable powers?! Join us, if you dare, for the beginning of THE MULTIVERSITY

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Trees #4 by Image Comics

Chenglei is starting to find himself in Shu, the Chinese city built under a Tree: but things are starting to find him, too. There’s a storm coming, and the pressure is starting to be felt all over the world.

 

 

Read These New Comics for 7/30

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Bodies #1 by Vertigo/ DC Comics

VERTIGO brings you the miniseries of the summer, with four detectives, four time periods, and four dead bodies – all set in London. Edmond Hillinghead is an 1890s overachiever who’s trying to solve a murder no one cares about while hiding his own secret. Karl Whiteman is our dashing 1940s adventurer with a shocking past. Shahara Hasan is 2014’s kickass female Detective Sergeant, who walks the line between religion and power. And Maplewood, an amnesiac from post-apocalyptic 2050, brings a haunting perspective to it all. Si Spencer (HELLBLAZER: CITY OF DEMONS, THE VINYL UNDERGROUND) executes a centuries-spanning murder mystery like nothing you’ve ever seen before, with four sensational artists illustrating a six-page chapter in each issue: Dean Ormston, Phil Winslade, Meghan Hetrick and Tula Lotay.

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Black Science #7 by Image Comics

THE SECOND ARC OF THE SMASH SCI-FI HIT BEGINS HERE!
The mystery of the onion’s truth unfolds the deeper one travels. The mythology of the Eververse unveils new truths and new dangers. The team is hurled to a seemingly alien world that holds the key to their true purpose. For what is magic but science that we don’t yet understand?

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Danger Girl: Mayday #3 by Image Comics

After more than a decade of absence, former Danger Girl NATALIA KASSLE is back in action! But has the world’s deadliest secret agent returned for redemption… or revenge? Find out in the latest chapter of this unsurpassedDanger Girl series!

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Ghostbusters #18 by IDW Publishing

Tiamat’s chaotic presence continues to be felt in New York City, and the Ghostbusters are at wits’ end as to how to deal with it. She’s clearly too powerful to capture, and she may be impossible to destroy… does that leave only the most drastic of options open to the team? Mass Hysteria continues here!

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Guardians of the Galaxy #17 by Marvel Comics

  • With some new faces on the team, it might be time for the Guardians to have a little team-building vacation.
  • Or, you know, they could keep fighting alien warlords and galactic empires.
  • Guess they’ll have to plan that team-building retreat for next month.

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Harley Quinn#8 by DC Comics

It all comes down to this: Harley finally tracks down some of the mysterious hired killers who have vexed her since the start of the series! But what’s she going to do with them? Enter the Scatapult!

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Outcast #2 by Image Comics

‘IT WATCHES FROM THE DARKNESS’
In the second issue of KIRKMAN & AZACETA’s horror epic, Kyle Barnes is still reeling from the revelations about demonic possession last issue and what they may mean about the time his mother was possessed.

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The series Buzzfeed called ‘the best horror comic of the year’ and Comics Alliance rated ‘most unpredictable’ and ‘uncanny and uncategorizable’ comes to a shocking conclusion. Will Leeward uncover a history buried thousands of leagues beneath the sea – or will the waves come crashing down on what little land is left?

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X-Men#17 by Marvel Comics

  • The Future has come calling, and he wants his son Shogo back!
  • But will Jubilee and the X-Men let their bouncing baby boy go without a fight?
  • Spoiler alert: HELL NO!

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